Skip to main content

Save up to 30% on Elsevier print and eBooks with free shipping. No promo code needed.

Save up to 30% on print and eBooks.

Desk Encyclopedia of Human and Medical Virology

1st Edition - September 2, 2009

Editors: Brian W.J. Mahy, Marc H.V. van Regenmortel

Language: English
Hardback ISBN:
9 7 8 - 0 - 1 2 - 3 7 5 1 4 7 - 8
eBook ISBN:
9 7 8 - 0 - 1 2 - 3 7 8 5 5 9 - 6

This volume contains 82 chapters that provide detail and understanding to the fields of human and medical virology. The first section describes general features of common human… Read more

Desk Encyclopedia of Human and Medical Virology

Purchase options

LIMITED OFFER

Save 50% on book bundles

Immediately download your ebook while waiting for your print delivery. No promo code is needed.

Institutional subscription on ScienceDirect

Request a sales quote
This volume contains 82 chapters that provide detail and understanding to the fields of human and medical virology. The first section describes general features of common human viruses with specialized chapters related to HIV/AIDS. The volume goes on to describe exotic virus infections, including one now eradicated virus (smallpox) and some now controlled by vaccination such as yellow fever. Concepts of medical virology are further developed with entries on viruses associated with oncogenesis and selections of interest to medical virology.